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Melaleuca Surfside Backpackers Hostel

2 Koala Place, One Mile Beach, Port Stephens, Australia

84% Overall Rating 15 out of 17 customers would recommend this property based on 17 reviews

Atmosphere 92%

Cleanliness 76%

Facilities 82%

Location 82%

Safety 82%

Staff 92%

Value 81%

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  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • BBQ
  • Bicycle Hire
  • Bicycle Parking
  • Book Exchange
  • Breakfast Not Included
  • Ceiling fan
  • Common Room
  • DVDs
  • Dryer
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Parking
  • Fridge Freezer"
  • Hot Showers
  • Internet Access
  • Jobs Board
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Linen Included
  • Luggage Storage
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Parking
  • Reception (limited hours)
  • Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels Not Included"
  • Towels for hire
  • Utensils
  • Vending Machines
  • Washing machine
  • Wheelchair Friendly
  • WiFi

Important Information

With the Tent Hire option (price $35.00 per person per night) we supply raised beds with sheets/pillows/blankets and duvet. We also provide a table and chairs with lanterns.
The view is a garden view and the bed configuration is either double or twin.

Check-in / Check-out

Earliest check-in: 14:00

Latest Check-out: 11:00


  • Taxes Included

Group booking?

Group of 15 or more traveling to Port Stephens?

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Map and Directions


DRIVING FROM SYDNEY - Take the F3 Freeway from Sydney to the end (past the Newcastle exits) and turn RIGHT at the roundabout following the signs to Hexham and Pacific Hwy. Merge with the New England Hwy and follow the signs to Taree & Pacific Hwy that will take you over the Hexham Bridge. Turn RIGHT at the first road signposted Tomago and Williamtown (Tomago Road) Follow this road to the end. Turn LEFT at roundabout onto Nelson Bay Rd. Follow Nelson Bay Rd until you reaches Anna Bay and at the roundabout to the Anna Bay shops turns RIGHT into Gan Gan Rd. Follow Gan Gan Rd to One Mile Beach (approx. 3 kilometers) and turn LEFT AT NEW ROUNDABOUT INTO KOALA PLACE. OUR CAR PARK IS FIRST DRIVEWAY ON THE RIGHT.COACH - A coach service departs Eddy Ave, Central Station Sydney daily at 2.00pm for Port Stephens. Ask the Port Stephens coach driver to drop you at our door; the stop is Melaleuca Backpackers at One Mile Beach.TRAIN - Trains are available to Newcastle Station. Buses connect with the trains for transfers to Port Stephens from Stand 3 at the station. Ask the Port Stephens coach driver to drop you at our door; the stop is Melaleuca at One Mile Beach.

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